July to December 2020

#Businessadministration #Internationalmanagement #Internationalfinance #Strategicmanagement #Humanresources

Numerous alumni success stories provide evidence that practice-based courses of study and outstanding learning conditions open up impressive career paths worldwide for graduates of the NORDAKADEMIE. There are many factors that prove we are one of the leading private universities of applied sciences in Germany:

  • The NORDAKADEMIE was the first university of applied sciences in Germany to achieve institutional re-accreditation (2018).
  • The NORDAKADEMIE was one of the first universities of applied sciences in Germany to achieve institutional accreditation (2012).
  • With more than 2,500 students and more than 300 cooperating enterprises, the NORDAKADEMIE is one of the largest private universities of applied sciences in Germany.

The Bachelor degree programmes are offered on the campus in Elmshorn, a town in Schleswig-Holstein just outside of Hamburg, whereas the Masters' programmes and training courses take place in the Dockland (central Hamburg), which is one of Hamburg's most prominent landmarks.


The NORDAKADEMIE is inviting applications from outstanding candidates for the following position:


Visiting Professor in Business Administration

- for a 6-month term from July to December 2020 -


specialising in one of the following areas: International Management, International Finance, Strategic Management, Human Resources or similar subject.

  • Teaching (in English) in the various NORDAKADEMIE graduate and undergraduate programmes.
  • Doing research in the area of expertise, ideally in cooperation with NORDAKADEMIE professors.
  • Supporting institutional development in the areas of study and research of the NORDAKADEMIE.
  • Candidates should hold a PhD in business administration, economics or a related subject and already be professor in their field of expertise at a renowned university outside Germany.
  • We expect a proven track record of outstanding teaching.
  • We further value a strong publication record and an ongoing commitment to high‐quality research in the field of expertise as well as practical experience in a corporate environment.
  • The applicant should be a native English speaker, knowledge of German is not required.

The application documents should consist of:

  • a cover letter,
  • curriculum vitae,
  • proof of qualifications,
  • complete list of publications,
  • recent teaching evaluations,
  • documentation of work experience in business.

The salary is equivalent to the level of full-time professors employed at the NORDAKADEMIE. Additionally, the NORDAKADEMIE offers allowances for housing and travelling, depending on the successful applicant's country of residence.

For informal inquiries about the position, please contact Professor Dr. Stefan Behringer (stefan.behringer@nordakademie.de).  

Please send all application documents merged into one pdf file indicating name and reference to renate.langmaack@nordakademie.de